[Memorial] Sacred. To the Memory of John Richardson. late seaman on board of H.M.S. Revenge. who died at the Naval Hospital Malta Dec. 30th 1836 Aged 45.Long shall thy Memory be held most dear By Shipmates who this tribute freely give God's high reward we do not fear. Is thine ___ eternally to live./ Erected in the beautiful burying ground at Florian Island of Malta by the shipmates of this worthy Seaman.
Pen and ink with watercolour, 135 x 195mm. 5¼ x 7¾". Laid on album sheet.
Watercolour of a monument to a British seaman in the burial ground at Floriana in Malta, the main Protestant cemetery on the archipelago in the early nineteenth century.
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